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on the presidential cam pains. particularly in some key swing states. both vice president joe biden and mitt romney have cancelled campaign rallies in virginia beach that were scheduled for this weekend. the obama campaign says biden's schedule was changed so police and emergency crews could stay focused on helping people with that storm. first lady michelle obama as well cancelled a campaign rally. this was in another critical swing state, in new hampshire. it was scheduled for next week in durham, but that campus is closing for that storm. sandy's political ramifications don't stop there either. take a look at this picture that we put together for you. it shows some of the campaign layers hitting the east coast. as we mentioned, campaign events across the country being delayed or cancelled already. we've told you to expect huge travel delays as well. alexandria just mentioned that. in addition to impacting millions of travelers, though, the campaigns may have to make some last-minute maneuvering themselves. and finally, a major storm hitting the most densely populated section of the country, coul
are also going nonstop. vice president joe biden in colorado today, and paul ryan in pennsylvania, virginia, florida, and ohio. ohio could be the biggest battleground of the election, and the race there is tight. a just released cnn-orc poll shows obama ahead by just three points, well within the margin of error. an nbc "wall street journal" marist poll shows a wider gap with obama leading by six points. president obama is speaking at a rally in mentor, ohio, in hour. dan lothian is there along with him. dan, good morning. ohio certainly critical to these candidates. what line of attack is the president expected to take there to widen his lead? >> well, you know, randi, it continues to be one that focus on the auto industry. i'm told by a campaign official that the president will continue that theme that he was pushing yesterday while campaigning here in ohio, that the auto bailout which he pushed, which he says that mitt romney did not support, helped to save thousands of jobs here in an area that the auto industry is very critical to employment here, so that's the theme that the president
. both vice president joe biden and governor mitt romney canceled campaign rallies in virginia beach that were scheduled for this weekend. the obama campaign says biden's schedule was changed so the police and emergency crews could stay focused on people and helping them through this storm. first lady michelle obama has canceled a campaign rally in another critical swing state, new hampshire. it was scheduled for next week at the university of new hampshire in durham, the campus there. the campus is closing for the storm. >> there are fears the storm could prevent some people from even voting altogether. edison electric institute warned customers sandy could knock out power for seven to ten days, and that would include election day. or could. power outages could affect electronic voting and keep people from making it to the polls. sandy isn't just a dangerous hurricane, obviously with that it could have huge political ramifications. take a look at this picture we've put together for you. it shows some of the campaign layers impacted by the east coast. we've already started seeing cam
, that it would be a one-term proposition. we absolutely agree, and joe biden said that, you know, the middle class has been buried, and certainly here in ohio we've seen, you know, where average income is going down. you have a great governor here in ohio. there were 30,000 people here at the ohio rally, governor, senator portman, and they are doing all these policies to turn around the economy. they need a partner in washington with mitt romania any who is going to work with your governor, with your senator, to do things that will get more jobs for ohio and get this economy turned around and get those people back to work instead of having a $1 trillion welfare economy that nobody is happy with. people want to go back to work. >> let talk about your home state of virginia, coveted prize certainly for both candidates what. makes the romney campaign think that they can capture virginia at this point? >> well, we are leading in virginia with independents, just like we are leading in ohio and everywhere, and in virginia we're very concerned about, first of all, the president's tax increases are
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